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Charleston Crab House-Market St

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
41 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
+1 843-853-2900
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab legs” (161 reviews)
“crab pot” (111 reviews)
“seafood” (336 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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41 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good food - good service. Only 3 stars because of portion size vs cost and bland taste. I ordered the seafood pasta . Good but not great . Needed some spicy seasoning or something. Cream sauce had tomatoes but wasn’t really red sauce but not...More

Thank snickerdoodle205
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner. We were looking for good crab legs and whole flounder. Found both here! Got one of the combination crab buckets. Couldn’t have asked for better. My daughter got the whole flounder. It was absolute perfection! Will definitely be going back on...More

Thank scbrtryz
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The wife and I ate there for dinner had a great meal. The wife had the shrimp and grits I had the flounder with waffle fries it was really good. The service was outstanding and the atmosphere was great Aaron was our server and she...More

Thank Alice L. B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for lunch as we received a $5 coupon from the horse and carriage vendor. My husband had fried oysters and I had a crabcake sandwich. The oysters were outstanding and my sandwich was fantastic. Service was very good. Both the fried oysters...More

Thank PatinSC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was not worth mentioning. Only reason we ate it was because we were tired and ready to go back to our room. Would not recommend

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Mkt_ManagerCHS, Guest Relations Manager at Charleston Crab House-Market St, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon, I am very sorry you did not enjoy your experience with us. Do you mind emailing me at marketing@charlestoncrabhouse.com so I can look into your visit further? Thank you, Beth LaLone Brand Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We shared the blackened fish tacos with Cole slaw. Very good and will return. Great service from the bartender too!

Thank Lake-Gaston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two Wisconsin natives visiting. Since can't get it at home, opted for shrimp and grits. This beer and bratwurst girl figured if I'm ever going to try it, this was the place. Awesome - one of the best meals I've had recently. My boyfriend enjoyed...More

Thank patricialR6115QE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience in this downtown restaurant in Market Street (French Quarter). We had a reservation upstairs. Food and service were very good. These are three dishes we really enjoyed (see pictures): Grilled seafood trio; The crabhouse crabpot and Charleston shrimp & grits. Draft beer and...More

Thank ConradoSY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious. Little bit of a wait bit the bar got us drinks quickly. Our server, Jesse was attentive and knowledgeable. We will be back

Thank Stacey P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried it after a recommendation from our driver. The food was good and the staff was great but even though the prices were similar to other restaurants the portions were considerably smaller. The snow crab was a 1 lb serving compared to 1 1/2...More

Thank ArtHoffman
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Response from Mkt_ManagerCHS | Property representative |
Good morning! Reservations are not required but recommended during busy season. You can make one on our website. We hope to see you soon!
11 June 2016|
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Response from jkgcrb | Reviewed this property |
15-25. not bad at all
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-2900
  • E-mail
"Southern Seafood and a DARN Good Time"
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